Via Dave Stokes, MySQL Community Manager:
MySQL Central is truly a MySQL Community show. This year
there are five tracks and the majority of the sessions in all the
tracks except Performance and Scalability had many more
submissions from the MySQL Community than from Oracle/MySQL.
This is impressive. There are about 200 submissions, 50 slots, a
1/4 chance of a talk getting in, and if we follow this logic we
will see that MySQL Central @ OpenWorld will truly be a community
event (in previous years, majority of the talks came from the
MySQL team at Oracle). I can’t wait to see the final program, but
as an attendee to the past two MySQL Connect events, I am looking
forward to seeing this event grow and be a
part of the main program (i.e. not the weekend before).
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